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Frequently Asked Questions FAQs on SSC CPO SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020

Updated Sat, 10 Oct 2020 02:19 PM IST

All the FAQs for SSC SI in Delhi Police & CAPF 2020

SSC CPO FAQs: Frequently asked questions on SSC CPO SI Delhi Police and CAPF exam 2020 including Vacancies, syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility criteria and exam preparation.

What is SSC CPO conducted for?

SSC stands for Staff selection commission and this body actively conducts exams to carry out the selection process of different posts. The exam SSC CPO is conducted to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Sub-Inspector (Executive) in Delhi Police, Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs, Assistant Sub-inspector in CISF, other inspector and Sub-inspector posts. 

When will the SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF 2020 Exam be held?

The exam for the Paper-1 is scheduled to be held from 23rd to 26th November 2020.

Which organisations are participating for the SSC SI DP & CAPF 2020 Exam?

The organisations which are participating for the SSC SI CAPF 2020 Exam are Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Delhi Police.

What is the name of the post for which the SSC SI CAPF 2020 Exam is to be held?

The name of the post is Sub- Inspector in CAPF and Delhi Police for which the SSC conducts the examination.

What is the total number of vacancies for SSC SI CAPF 2020 Exam?

The total number of SSC SI 2020 vacancies are 1564. The category-wise details are provided in the SSC SI & CAPF 2020 vacancies

How to apply for SSC CPO exam?

The basic steps to apply for SSC CPO exams are as follows:

  • Go to the official website of SSC i.e. ssc.nic.in

  • Click on the apply link and register yourself for SSC CPO by clicking on the New Registration in the SSC CPO 2020.

  • Fill in all the details in the required fields including Mobile No., Date Of Birth, Parent’s names, etc. carefully.

  • After filling all the details carefully, click on the submit button and you will be issued a Registration ID for SSC CPO exam. 

  • Candidates are requested to login using the registration ID, Date of Birth and password to complete the registration process.

  • The next step requires the candidate to upload their Photograph and Signatures according to the dimensions prescribed by SSC.

  • The candidate then needs to login using the registered ID and password to complete the next part of the application form.

  • After filling the application carefully, the candidates are requested to have a look at the form once and do check and rectify the mistakes, if any.

  • The last step includes clicking on the final submit button and proceeds to pay the application fee for SSC CPO i.e. Rs. 100. 

The candidates are advised to download the submitted application form. 

What is the minimum educational qualification required for the SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF 2020 Exam?

Candidates who wish to apply for the  SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF 2020 Exam must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from any recognised university or equivalent.  

What is the age limit for the SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020?

The candidate should be between the age group of 20-25 years of age but there is certain permissible relaxation given to the candidates who have certain reservations. Check the details of the eligibility criteria SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF 2020

What is the expected salary for SSC CPO?

The expected basic salary for SSC CPO is Rs.35,400 and the gross salary is Rs.47,496. Whereas the salary structure of SSC CPO SI has been upgraded after the 7th Pay  Commission. The pre-revised grade pay was Rs.4200 in the pay band of Rs.9300 to Rs. 34800. 

The grade pay of SSC CPO is as follows:

SSC CPO Post                     

Grade Pay                 

Salary                          

Sub Inspector in CAPF     

4200         

Rs. 35400-112400/-

Sub Inspector in Delhi Police

4200

Rs. 35400-112400/-

Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF

2800

Rs. 292200-92300/-

 

The salary of SSC CPO for Sub Inspector whereas differs based on the location of the job. Here is the proper description of it:

Basic Salary/ Allowances

City X (Urban Cities)

City Y (Cities with the population more than 5 lakhs)

City Z (Rural Areas)

Basic Pay

Rs. 34500/-

Rs. 35400/-

Rs. 35400/-

HRA

Rs. 8496

Rs. 5664

Rs. 2832

TA

Rs. 3600

Rs. 1800

Rs.1800

Gross Salary

Rs. 47496/-

Rs. 42864/-

Rs. 40032/-

Deductions

Rs. 6265

Rs. 6265

Rs. 6265

SSC CPO(Salary in-hand)      

Rs. 41321/-

Rs. 36600/-

Rs. 33767/-

 

SSC CPO 2020 salary released by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is as under:

Sub Inspector (GD) in CAPFs: This post carries a pay-scale of Level-6 (Rs. 35,400/- to 1,12,400/-) and is classified as Group “B” (Non-Gazetted), Non-Ministerial.

Sub Inspector (Executive)- (Male/Female) in Delhi Police: This post carries a pay-scale of Level-6 (Rs. 35,400/- to 1,12,400/-) and is classified as Group “C” (Non-Gazetted) by Delhi Police. 

Assistant Sub Inspector (Executive) in CISF: This post carries pay scale of Level-5 (Rs. 29,200/- to Rs. 92,30/-) and is classified as Group “C” (Non-Gazetted).

What is the expected career growth after clearing SSC CPO exam?

This job of Sub-Inspector (SI) comes with some rights and responsibilities. The main responsibility of SSC CPO is to maintain law and order in the city of which they are given the charge of. To maintain the law and order, Sub-Inspector is expected to use the powers and rights provided to them by the Govt. of India. Some of the rights are listed below.

  • To register FIR against an individual.

  • To investigate the cases under the Indian Penal Code(IPC), cases sanctioned under any special law of Parliament or the law of the state. 

  • To use force to disperse mobs and regenerate law and order.

  • To search for an individual premises/vehicle.

Career growth and promotion for posts under SSC CPO:

  • The first promotion from the post of SI to Inspector takes 15 years, provided you need to have a faultless track record.

  • The next promotion to the post of ACP takes 12 years.

  • The probability of promotion depends upon the individual’s performance and the track record or the accomplishments.

One can also be eligible for promotions due to their extra-ordinary accomplishments during some intense situations or showing great courage in some tough situations such as confronting terrorists or busting some rackets.

How many stages are there in the SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020?

There are 4 stages in the SSC SI CAPF 2020 exam. For the selection, a candidate must clear all the 4 stages of the SSC SI CAPF 2020 Exam. 

The 4 stages are given below - 

  1. Written test

  2. Physical test 

  3. Personality Interview 

  4. Medical test

How many papers are there in total in the written exam of the SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020?

There are two papers in this exam. The candidates are required to first qualify in the Paper-1 of the exam only then they are eligible for  Paper-2

What is the syllabus for SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020?

There are 4 stages in SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam. The syllabus for the written exam of Paper 1 is given below.

Paper 1-  

Subjects

Numbers of questions

Marks                   

General Intelligence and reasoning

50

50

General Awareness and General Knowledge

50

50

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

English Comprehension

50

50

Total

200

200

 

Paper 2-

Subjects

Max. Marks

Number of questions

Duration of the exam

English language and comprehension

200

200

2hours

 

For the Exam pattern and the detailed Syllabus of SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF 2020 Exam click here.

Is the exam for SSC CPO SI in Delhi Police bilingual and have negative marking?

Yes, the exam is bilingual and is conducted in two languages which are Hindi and English. Yes, the SSC CPO has negative marking policy.

What is the exam pattern for SSC CPO SI in Delhi Police & CAPF?

  • The first exam i.e. Paper-1 is an Objective Multiple Choice online exam.

  • The PET/PST is a physical exam conducted to check the physical fitness of the candidate. This exam includes activities like Running, Long jump, High jump, Short put.

  • The second exam i.e.  Paper-2 is also an Objective Multiple Choice online exam.

How to prepare for SSC SI Delhi Police & CAPF Exam 2020?

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